The Rebel Flesh had an Appreciation Index, or AI score of 85.
The score is once more in the excellent category with the highest rating of Saturday going to Casualty with 88.
Two programmes got more than six million watching on Sunday, pushing Doctor Who into 21st place for the week on the overnight figures. This will certainly rise when final figures are released next week.
The BBC Three Sunday night repeat had 0.5 million viewers, a 2.1% share of the audience.